John Bent

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ChartsAncestors of Harriet Hanson Robinson
John Bent, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born at Weyhill, Penton Grafton, Hampshire, England, say 1536.1 He died before 12 July 1588, when he was buried at Penton Grafton, Hampshire, England.2

John married Edith (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), say 1563.2


Edith (…) d. 1601
  • Edith Bent2 b. 16 Sep 1564
  • Robert Bent+2 b. 29 Sep 1566, d. bef. 29 Jul 1631
  • David Bent2 b. 13 Oct 1568
  • Joan Bent2 b. 23 Nov 1570, d. bef. 1574
  • Maria Bent2 b. 13 Jan 1572
  • Joan Bent2 b. 12 Nov 1574
  • Richard Bent2 b. 5 Feb 1577
  • Alice Bent2 b. 7 Jun 1579
  • Agnes Bent2 b. 27 Feb 1582
  • John Bent2 b. 19 Sep 1585, d. bef. 26 Sep 1585
This person was last edited on15 Sep 2014


  1. [S1330] Estimated from approximate date of marriage (say 1563).
  2. [S669] E. C. Felton, "The English Ancestors of John Bent, of Sudbury," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 49 (Jan 1895): 65-67, further cited as Felton, "English Ancestors of John Bent."